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Pierce Arrow

Stately 1913 Pierce Arrow model 38 imperial limousine, probably in New York City. The arch in the roof line is said to allow a gentleman to enter and exit the car without removing his top hat. This vehicle is fitted with Westinghouse air shocks. The body style and shocks did not last long on the…

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The Tucker

A Press Photo showing a concept drawing of the 1946 Tucker Torpedo. June 13, 1947,  Stanley Johnson and Joseph Pagan operate a drill press in Chicago working on drilling and tapping holes in a Tucker Torpedo cylinder block. Chicago, June 19, 1947, R. H. Armstrong explains that new car has engine mounted in rear with…

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Customs

Two views of US border crossings, from long ago when things were a bit different than today. Above, the crossing between Derby Line, VT and Stanstead, Quebec in 1924. Below, location and date unknown but probably California/Mexico also in the 1920’s.

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Cliff Bergere-1927

We previously had a piece about racer Cliff Bergere and his Duesenberg road car. Here is a photo of Cliff in his Miller rear drive racer at the Culver City CA board track in 1927. A very interesting and expensive Cunningham V-8 roadster can be seen sitting right behind the pit wall.

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